Humility: Moral, Religious, Intellectual Icon

Humility: Moral, Religious, Intellectual


2016-2017 Research Theme: Humility: Moral, Religious, Intellectual (sponsored by the Templeton Religion Trust and The Blankemeyer Foundation)

What is humility?

What is the virtue of humility? How does it take shape in a virtuous life, and what are its key features?

What is intellectual humility?

How can the specific virtue of being humble about our beliefs and cognitive skill change our religious, political, and moral discourse, especially when there is disagreement and embattled speech?

What is the character of a humble leader?

Is "humble politician" or "humble leader" an oxymoron? What are the marks of humble service in great leaders? What ought the vision of humble politics be in contemporary society?

How can we become humble?

How do we learn and teach humility in its intellectual, moral, and spiritual varieties? What does this mean for the challenges of parenting, primary and secondary education, and local community life?

Chris Gadsden

Why I Stopped Trying to Win Arguments: The Servant-Apologist Model

September 18, 2017

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Robert C. Roberts

Dismantling Walls: How Humility and Love Help Us Make It to the Other Side

September 10, 2017

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Jayson Casper

The Arrogance of Enemy Love: A Poem to ISIS

September 4, 2017

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David A. Horner

Humble Apologetics: Persuasion with Humility and Respect

August 31, 2017

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Robert C. Roberts

Humble Pie: A Lesson from Lincoln

August 24, 2017

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Brendan Sweetman

Rights and Obligations: The Role of Religious Arguments in a Pluralistic Democracy

August 18, 2017

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Robert C. Roberts

Humility and the Vices of Pride

August 14, 2017

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Krista Tippett

Evan Rosa

Krista Tippett on Public Life, Social Humility, and the Religious Other

August 10, 2017

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Kyle Roberts

When Prejudice is Holding a Gun

August 3, 2017

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Stephen Pardue

The Elusive Virtue: Humility in Scripture, Sin, and Salvation

July 31, 2017

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